Thoughts for Today

  • Day 19 with the Belhar God has revealed God’s self as the one who wishes to bring about justice and true peace among people. — from the Belhar Confession Here is my servant, whom I uphold, my chosen, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit upon him; he will bring forth justice to the nations. — Isaiah 42:1-7 Share this:EmailFacebookLinkedInPrintTwitterMorePinterestPocketRedditTumblrWhatsAppLike this:Like Loading...
  • Day 18 with the Belhar We believe … that any teaching which attempts to legitimate such forced separation by appeal to the gospel, and is not prepared to venture on the road of obedience and reconciliation, but rather, out of prejudice, fear, selfishness and unbelief, denies in advance the reconciling power of the gospel, must be considered ideology and false doctrine. — ...
  • Day 17 with the Belhar We believe … that the credibility of this message is seriously affected and its beneficial work obstructed when it is proclaimed in a land which professes to be Christian, but in which the enforced separation of people on a racial basis promotes and perpetuates alienation, hatred, and enmity; — from the Confession of Belhar You do well if ...
  • Day 16 with the Belhar We believe … that God’s lifegiving Word and Spirit will enable the church to live in a new obedience which can open new possibilities of life for society and the world; — from the Confession of Belhar May you be made strong with all the strength that comes from his glorious power, and may you be prepared to ...
  • Day 15 with the Belhar We believe … that God’s lifegiving Word and Spirit has conquered the powers of sin and death, and therefore also of irreconciliation and hatred, bitterness and enmity. — from the Confession of Belhar No longer present your members to sin as instruments of wickedness, but present yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to ...